Cover all the essential content and prepare students for the AP exam by exploring key historical events, including those from before 1200 and up to present day. The text is written specifically to the new course exam framework and includes long essay questions (LEQs) and document-based questions (DBQs) along with a complete practice exam. A Teacher Resource is available only to teachers and with a school purchase order by contacting Customer Experience.
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Concise and accessible topics provide essential content organized in short, focused sections.
Includes opportunities for students to explore and develop the skills and practices of historians.
Promotes development of historical thinking skills, reasoning processes, thematic analysis, and concepts and understandings of course content.
Guided instruction and practice is provided for each of the historical disciplinary practices or reasoning skills identified by the College Board.
Questions based on AP® Exam formats
—186 multiple-choice questions
—124 short-answer questions
—36 long essay questions
—9 document-based questions
—plus 1 complete practice test modeled on the AP® Exam
Features to develop skills tested on the AP® Exam
—60 Think as a Historian features provide skills instruction and practice
—9 Write as a Historian features build on skills for writing responses to essay questions
—9 Historical Perspectives features introduce significant historical issues and conflicting interpretations
Teacher Resource includes correlations for each question to the College Board Curriculum Framework.
The Teacher Resource is sold only to educators and shipped to school or district addresses only. A verified classroom set purchase of the student edition (print or digital) is required.